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White House counsel Don McGahn walks towards the West Wing of the White House, Wednesday, Aug. 29, 2018, in Washington.  (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)
(AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)
August 30, 2018 - 11:42 am
By DARLENE SUPERVILLE, KEN THOMAS and ZEKE MILLER , Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — A day after announcing the departure of his White House counsel, President Donald Trump teased Thursday that he's excited about his choice for a replacement but isn't ready to share his new lawyer's name. Trump...
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August 27, 2018 - 5:33 pm
Richmond, VA (WRVA) - President Trump is extending multiple courtesies to the family of Senator and Navy Veteran John McCain, including ordering flags to fly at half-staff. Below are two statements released by the White House for the President: Despite our differences on policy and politics, I...
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August 18, 2018 - 11:30 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — By TAMI ABDOLLAH , Associated Press Justice Department lawyers asked a federal judge Friday to let them file a legal appeal that could, for now, keep President Donald Trump's critics from getting access to financial records related to his Washington, D.C., hotel. Trump has been...
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August 16, 2018 - 3:23 pm
By LOLITA C. BALDOR, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — A U.S. official says the Veterans Day military parade ordered up by President Donald Trump would cost about $92 million — more than three times the maximum initial estimate. The official — who spoke on condition of anonymity to discuss plans...
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July 23, 2018 - 5:06 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — A federal judge has postponed until next week the trial of former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort. The trial had been scheduled to start Wednesday in federal court in Alexandria, Virginia. But U.S. District Judge T.S. Ellis III on Monday pushed the trial back until July 31...
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July 20, 2018 - 1:05 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — President Donald Trump's former personal lawyer secretly recorded Trump discussing payments to a former Playboy model who said she had an affair with him, The New York Times reported Friday. The president's current personal lawyer confirmed the conversation and said it showed Trump...
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Russian President Vladimir Putin chairs a Security Council meeting at the Novo-Ogaryovo residence outside Moscow, Russia, Thursday, June 21, 2018. (Alexei Nikolsky, Sputnik, Kremlin Pool Photo via AP)
(Alexei Nikolsky, Sputnik, Kremlin Pool Photo via AP)
June 21, 2018 - 1:46 pm
By MATTHEW LEE and JOSH LEDERMAN , Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — As Donald Trump presses ahead with plans for a summer summit with Russia's Vladimir Putin, the U.S. president is jolting relationships with some of America's longest and strongest allies. Amid concerns over Trump's apparent...
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June 18, 2018 - 4:27 pm
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A bipartisan group of governors is speaking out against a Trump administration decision that could narrow access to health insurance benefits for those with pre-existing conditions. Republican Ohio Gov. John Kasich (KAY'-sik), Democratic Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper and the...
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June 18, 2018 - 11:09 am
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — The school board of Virginia's capital city is set to consider changing the moniker of a school named after a Confederate general.The Richmond Times-Dispatch reports that officials might rename J.E.B. Stuart Elementary School after former President Barack Obama. Obama's name is...
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June 15, 2018 - 11:14 am
BEIJING (AP) — China's government responded quickly to U.S. President Donald Trump's tariff hike on Chinese goods by announcing Friday it will immediately impose penalties of "equal strength" on U.S. products. The Commerce Ministry said it also was scrapping deals to buy more American farm goods...
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